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Wordsworth: Poetry, people and place
Study Wordsworth on our award-winning, free online course. Starts 5 SeptemberLearn More
New Fellow will help champion AHRC priority area
A Lancaster University academic is set to take a pivotal role in shaping the research landscape in design.Learn More
Professor’s ‘best book’ in Hindu-Christian Studies
A book which brings Indian and Western religious and philosophical ideas together has earned a Lancaster University academic a top honour.Learn More
Lancaster rises in World University Rankings
Lancaster University has risen 39 places to be ranked 121 in the QS World University Rankings.Learn More
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Dr Sarah Barber appeared on Radio 4’s PM
Dr Sarah Barber appeared on Radio 4’s PM programme discussing what life was like in 1694, and why the Bank of England was founded.
Professor Karen Broadhurst on the Victoria Derbyshire programme
Professor Karen Broadhurst appeared on the Victoria Derbyshire programme (broadcast on BBC 2 and BBC News) speaking about the number of children removed into care at birth. She also spoke to LBC, Talk Radio and BBC Radio Newcastle about this issue.
Dr Mark Garnett appears on Sky News
Dr Mark Garnett talked about the Conservative leadership contest and Theresa May as PM on Sky News, CNN, CCTV, ABC, France 24, TRT World and C-TV (Trinidad and Tobago)
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